Tips to organize your home as back-to-school season begins

Tips to organize your home as back-to-school season begins

"One of the goals we have as professional organizers is to create long-term solutions, not temporary ones." - Sarah Nelson, Less is More

As the school year begins, many parents may find their homes spiraling into disarray as they become cluttered with paperwork, book bags, school supplies and more. Believe it or not, back-to-school time doesn't have to result in mess and stress, and there are ways to properly prepare before the craziness begins.

On this episode of Chat with the Experts, we talk with Sarah Nelson of Less is More, a professional organization company located in Chicago. Nelson shares organizational tips for how to set up a home command center, how to create a neat, organized entryway to your home, and how help change your family's habits as the school year begins.

During the conversation, Nelson also shares helpful information for organizing your closet, purging old clothes and items, creating a clean kitchen space, and how indecisive behavior can lead to organization problems around the home. Listen in!

You can download the podcast here.

Additional Resources:

10 easy tips to organize your kitchen

Angie's List guide to home organization

How to organize a home command center before school starts

About this Experts Contributor: Sarah Giller Nelson is the owner of Less is More, a Chicago professional organizing company inspired by a passion for beauty and order. Less is More has been organizing the homes of busy families since 2010. For more organizing tips and inspiration, visit their website at www.lessismoreorganizers.com or follow them on Facebook and Pinterest

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